These 2006 KS2 Y5 English optional SATs papers make up the test used in schools prior to 2016 to assess pupil progress at the end of the school year. These are the 'old-style' SATs past papers, used before the SATs system was revised for 2016 and beyond, but can still be used for at-home exam practice.
To download more optional SATs papers for English and maths and find out more about the assessments, read our parents' guide, Optional SATs explained.
This pack includes:
- Y5 SATs English 2006 Reading booklet: Changes
- Reading answer booklet
- Writing Answer Booklet
- Writing prompt for longer task
- Spelling test answer sheet
- Answers and marking scheme
All the papers and marking materials have been merged into one easy download.
SATs in KS1 and KS2
For parents' information, advice and past papers for Y2 SATs and Y6 SATs, including the Level 6 SATs that used to be taken by the most able children in KS2, go to:
Download Y5 SATs maths optional past papers
The 2006 optional Y5 maths SATs paper is also available to download.